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65-year-old John Force races to 140th NHRA victory

In this photo provided by the NHRA, Funny Car icon John Force celebrates after his victory Sunday, July 6, 2014, at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals at Norwalk, Ohio. Force outran longtime rival Ron Capps to earn his 140th career victory and second win of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season. It was his first win at Summit Motorsports Park. (AP Photo/NHRA, Marc Gewertz)

NORWALK, Ohio (AP) — John Force raced to his 140th career victory Sunday, beating Ron Capps in the Funny Car final in the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals.

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Langdon sets track record in Top Fuel qualifying

In this photo provided by the NHRA, Del Worsham blasts off the line during a qualifying run Friday, July 4, 2014, in Funny Car at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals drag races in Norwalk, Ohio. Worsham raced to a time of 4.000 seconds at 317.34 mph. (AP Photo/NHRA, Marc Gewertz)

NORWALK, Ohio (AP) — Defending season champion Shawn Langdon had a track-record run Saturday night in the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals to lead Top Fuel qualifying for the third time this season.

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